Kulsoom Nawaz diagnosed with blood cancer, doctors confirm
LONDON – Begum Kulsoom Nawaz, wife of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, has been diagnosed with blood cancer in London, local media reported. Article continues after the advertisement According to doctors, the former premier’s wife is not suffering from throat cancer, while she has been referred to cancer specialists. According to The News, further tests and investigation is to be conducted “for devising the treatment, its intensity and frequency of the chemo”. The former first lady, who is currently in London, was earlier diagnoses with throat cancer on Thursday.. There are also reports that Kulsoom will not take part in her election campaign for NA-120 by-poll which is scheduled to take place on September 17. Kulsoom filed nomination papers for NA-120 after the seat fell vacant following her husband Nawaz Sharif’s disqualification to hold office by the Supreme Court on July 28.